Bejewell on April 24th, 2014

IF YOU… I WILL… Hold the door open for me Thank you profusely Do NOT hold the door open for me Thank you anyway, with dripping sarcasm Tell me what to do Take great pleasure in doing exactly the opposite of whatever you just said Tell me I can’t do something Prove you wrong Cut [...]

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Bejewell on May 25th, 2013

You want to merge? Why yes, of course. Here, let me just ease back. Why don’t you merge? Can you not see There’s room now on the track? Okay, I guess You’ve changed your mind And want to come in from behind So I speed up But then you do, too And CUT in the [...]

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Bejewell on August 19th, 2011

THINGS I IMAGINE MYSELF DOING WITH THE $100 BILL I JUST FOUND 1. Purchase a large collection of inappropriate, offensive t-shirts. Wear a different one each day to daycare pick-up. 2. Search iTunes for the word “douche” and download every item with that word in the title until money runs out. 3. Professionally photographed Facebook [...]

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Bejewell on June 17th, 2010
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Bejewell on May 15th, 2010

So over the weekend my friend Big Boobs (ironically named) and I took our kids to Sea World, and there are a lot of things I could say about that but right now all I can think about is how the hell am I going to pay my bills after the HUGE ass-beating my wallet [...]

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Bejewell on March 9th, 2009

A couple of months ago, we bought The New Car.  Correction.  The Big Bean bought The New Car.  I’ve driven The New Car exactly one time (before it was even “ours,” when we were still in the “test drive” phase — as soon as it actually belonged to “us” those privileges were immediately revoked).  I’ve actually only [...]

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Sometimes water falls from the sky.  This is called rain.  It is not something that should scare you.  It is just a part of nature. (It’s true, we haven’t seen much rain here in Austin over the past year.  Some of you may have forgotten what it is.  Just rest assured that it is totally [...]

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Bejewell on October 10th, 2008

Hey, remember that post I wrote recently about what a sick Peeping Tom I am and how I find the Fake Sam Elliot Dude in our neighborhood both creepy and fascinating? And then the Immoral Matriarch was all, “But I LOVE Sam Elliott!  He’s sex-ay!” and I was all, “Well you can HAVE the fake [...]

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Bejewell on October 6th, 2008

So, the little Bean *nearly* broke his nose a couple of weekends ago in a couch surfing attempt that went horribly awry.  I pretty much knew it was going to end badly when I saw him in the laundry basket on the couch, teetering dangerously close to the edge and looking VERY excited about that, but [...]

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Bejewell on October 2nd, 2008

… the big equipment vehicle passes you on your right. You Know You’re A Social Media Whore When… … you immediately update your FaceBook and MySpace profiles with “I’m in the wrong lane!  Big equipment vehicle just passed me on my right!” from your phone with one hand while still sitting in traffic. You Know [...]

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